Gharb Ghaqda Muzikali Vizitazzjoni concerts on this week
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The Visitation Band of Gharb is once again adding its touch to this festive season with the annual Christmas musical performance.
The band is presenting its annual Christmas Celebration concert, this year entitled, ‘Pop into Christmas’ with two performances being given. The first is this coming Tuesday, the 27th and will be followed by the second one on Friday, the 30th of December.
Tuesday’s performance will be held at Our Lady of the Visitation Collegiate Basilica in Gharb Gozo starting at 7.30pm. Friday’s performance will take place at the Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz at 8.00pm.
The band, which began in 2003, is in its 8th season of performing symphonic music. Mro George Apap is in his first year of directing the band.
This year’s Christmas concert will consist of selections chosen by the maestro, which include popular numbers such as ‘Imagine,’ ‘Feliz Navidad’ and ‘Instant Concert.’
The celebration, however, doesn’t just stop at the music, following the concert on the 30th of Decmber the Executive Committee will be meeting all band members at a gathering and anyone attending the concert are welcome to join in and can purchase tickets for it by booking on 79492667. During this gathering a souvenir will be distributed to members of the audience. Both performance are free to the public.
These concerts are being organised in collaboration with the Gharb Local Council.